1937 Season- Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1937 Season


Negro American League


1936 / 1938

Top Hitter


Willard
Brown

Top Pitcher


Hilton
Smith

Leaders

Stolen Bases

# Player Team SB
1
CAG/KCM
29
2
KCM
20
3
CAG
11
4
CAG/KCM
10
5
KCM
9
6
CAG
9
7
MULT
8
8
CAG
7
9
MULT
6
10
CT
4

Strikeouts

# Player Team SO
1
CAG/KCM
93
2
CT
83
3
CAG
66
4
MULT
55
5
CAG
41
6
CAG
41
7
CAG/KCM
40
8
KCM
38
9
KCM
34
10
KCM
34


Standings
Glossary

Negro American League

vs NAL vs All Teams
# Team R/G RA/G Managers Ballpark
1
43
18
1
.705
-
47
22
2
.681
6.1
3.4
Meuhlebach Field (Kansas City, MO)
1
35
15
1
.700
2.5
44
22
2
.667
5.2
3.7
Crosley Field (Cincinnati, OH)
3
37
21
1
.638
4.5
41
36
2
.532
5.0
4.8
American Giants Park (Chicago, IL)
4
17
20
1
.459
14.0
17
20
1
.459
6.6
6.8
Perry Stadium (Indianapolis, IN)
5
13
24
0
.351
18.0
15
26
0
.366
5.9
6.5
Rickwood Field (Birmingham, AL)
6
12
22
0
.353
17.5
12
23
0
.343
4.7
7.1
Hamtramck Stadium (Hamtramck, MI)
7
14
29
0
.326
20.0
14
30
0
.318
4.2
6.0
Martin Park (Memphis, TN)
8
4
26
0
.133
23.5
5
28
0
.152
4.8
9.7
Metropolitan Park (St. Louis, MO)
* = League Champion      1 = First Half Champion      2 = Second Half Champion      


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Playing statistics for 1923 (except Negro League vs. Major League games), copyright 2011-2018 Patrick Rock.

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Defensive Regression Analysis data used here was obtained with permission from Michael Humphreys, author of Wizardry

Win Shares are calculated using the formula in the book Win Shares by Bill James